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The County Fiddlehead Festival

Northern Maine Fairgrounds 84 Mechanic St., Presque Isle

Join us Friday, May 17 and Saturday May 18th for the County’s Fiddlehead Festival! Spend Friday night out on the town with Fiddlehead dinner specials from local restaurants. Then spend the day with us on Saturday and check out our crafts and vendors, food court, beer and wine garden, cooking competitions, live music, kids activities […]

Birdwalk at the Orono Bog Boardwalk

Orono Bog Bordwalk Tripp Dr, Bangor

This Saturday, get out of bed and see some birds! Group will walk along the Bangor Forest East-West trail to the Bog Boardwalk and around the boardwalk. Bring binoculars, if you have them. Groups are limited to 10-12 participants and the walk will take 1-2 hours. We limit the number of participants to best allow […]

Maine Logging Museum hosts Alewife Day

Maine Forest & Logging Museum 262 Government Rd., Bradley

Come and see the fish returning to Chemo Pond! Stay for the mills running, activities for kids, Lombards running, blacksmithing. NOAA staff will be on hand with information about the alewives and the restoration efforts. Volunteers will be smoking alewives and offering samples. State foresters will be giving tips on tree identification. Hirundo naturalists will […]

$5 – $10

Page Museum hosts official Bob Ross® class

Page Farm and Home Museum, University of Maine 5787 Museum Barn, Orono

Join Certified Bob Ross Instructor® Annette at the Page Farm and Home Museum on May 18, 2024, from 1:00-3:00 and paint this Island in the Wilderness scene (pictured below)! Annette will take you step by step, ready to help with some Happy Accidents along the way. Genuine Bob Ross Techniques® and all supplies are included […]